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Reading under the Moon
August 13, 2019

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The United States Embassy sponsored a stand at the 24th edition of the International Book Fair of La Paz from August 1 to August 11, 2019, in the last 12 years our participation in this fair has become a window where the embassy interacts with the Bolivian population,

This is the cultural event of great magnitude in La Paz, where around 160,000 visits arrive, with different cultural activities, programs for young people and children, international authors. and many more attactions,

Our theme this year was based on the celebration of the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, in this way we were able to familiarize the population of the meaning that this step had in the development of technology and science in the world, with ample programming with Bolivian guests experts in science, technology and astronomy.

We also were hounored with the visit of the famous writer for young readers Mackenzie Lee, who shared with other Bolivian writers, her experiences, knowledge and ways to reach the demanding public.